“Evil thenceforth became my good.”
– Mary Shelley
So America, we proclaim as we memorialize George Floyd: Do not cooperate with evil. Join the young people in the streets protesting against the evil, the inhumane, the torture that they witnessed on that video.
– Benjamin Crump
Look at the evil people in the world, Saddam Hussein, Hitler, Stalin, what do they all have in common? Moustaches!
– Sacha Baron Cohen
Evil does seek to maintain power by suppressing the truth.
– Mr. Spock
God will not damn a lunatic’s soul. He knows that the powers of evil are too great for those of us with weak minds.
– Garrett Fort
I fear no man, no beast or evil, brother.
– Hulk Hogan
As a musician I tell you that if you were to suppress adultery, fanaticism, crime, evil, the supernatural, there would no longer be the means for writing one note.
– Georges Bizet
It is best to avoid the beginnings of evil.
– Henry David Thoreau
I think the paparazzi is a necessary evil… and if ya don’t like it, and ya don’t want to do this, go to Iowa and do some community theatre. It’s all about self-promotion, and it’s not always the fun part of it.
– Gail O’Grady
Democracy is not static. It is a living force. Every new idea, every new invention offers opportunity for both good and evil.
– Herbert Hoover
The man who does evil to another does evil to himself, and the evil counsel is most evil for him who counsels it.
Evil is only good perverted.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
You seem to think that the only genuine existence evil can have is conscious existence – that no one is evil unless he admits it to himself. I disagree.
– Gene Wolfe
Lack of money is the root of all evil.
– George Bernard Shaw
Much that we call evil is really good in disguises; and we should not quarrel rashly with adversities not yet understood, nor overlook the mercies often bound up in them.
– Horace Mann
If evil is inevitable, how are the wicked accountable? Nay, why do we call men wicked at all? Evil is inevitable, but is also remediable.
There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.
Scientific fraud, plagiarism, and ghost writing are increasingly being reported in the news media, creating the impression that misconduct has become a widespread and omnipresent evil in scientific research.
– Heinrich Rohrer
If time is not real, then the dividing line between this world and eternity, between suffering and bliss, between good and evil, is also an illusion.
– Herman Hesse
Into every soul, however purged and fenced, evil appears to have as much freedom of entrance as God Himself.
– George A. Smith
To have a film where there’s an evil figure and a good person fights against the evil figure and everything becomes a happy ending, that’s one way to make a film. But then that means you have to draw, as an animator, the evil figure. And it’s not very pleasant to draw evil figures.
– Hayao Miyazaki
Evil borders upon good, and vices are confounded with virtues; as the report of good qualities is delightful to a well-disposed mind, so the relation of the contrary should not be offensive.
– Giraldus Cambrensis
It is a beautiful trait in the lover’s character, that they think no evil of the object loved.
Evil and good are God’s right hand and left.
Two urns on Jove’s high throne have ever stood, the source of evil one, and one of good; from thence the cup of mortal man he fills, blessings to these, to those distributes ills; to most he mingles both.
I deal with the human psychology and evil. They are my twin issues.
– Greg Iles
This is a struggle of good and evil. And we’re the good.
– Howard Dean
Richard Nixon was an evil man – evil in a way that only those who believe in the physical reality of the Devil can understand it. He was utterly without ethics or morals or any bedrock sense of decency.
– Hunter S. Thompson
The worst evil of disregard for some law is that it destroys respect for all law.
I want to show people how there are variations and different interpretations of good and evil.
– Hideo Kojima